Chapter 1-16H of the South Dakota Codified Laws
The purpose of the authority created by this chapter is to foster and facilitate scientific and technological investigation, experimentation, and development by creating a mechanism through which laboratory, experimental, and development facilities may be acquired, developed, constructed, maintained, operated, and decommissioned.
Public Corporation Governors Office
The Governor shall appoint the directors. Not all members of the board may be of the same political party. Original appointments shall be staggered with no more than two expiring in one year.
Term of Appointment:
Six Years

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Mission Statement:
To advance compelling underground, multidisciplinary research in a safe work environment and to inspire and educate through science, technology and engineering.